Career Counselor

Location
Chicago
Posted
Apr 21, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Education
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary: The Career Counselor is responsible for the career planning, career development and assessment review for Roosevelt's undergraduates, graduate students, postgraduate students and alumni. The Career Counselor provides career exploration, career counseling, workshop development and implementation, internship/job fairs, information panels, interview preparation, and job search strategy development.

Minimum Qualifications: Please refer to knowledge, skills, and abilities required.

Job Type: Full-Time

Working Hours:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: A bachelor's degree in a related field. A minimum of 1 year experience working in career development or related field. Proven networking abilities to support program needs on and off campus. Excellent time management skills. Demonstrated knowledge of technological innovations in career development. Must be comfortable developing and delivering effective career planning and job search workshops with excellent presentation skills. Demonstrated writing skills to prepare grammatically correct correspondence and reports as well as critique students' resumes and cover letters. Excellent organizational, communication (written and verbal), interpersonal skills and attention to detail. Ability to exercise considerable judgment and discretion in establishing and maintaining good working relationships. Ability to demonstrate a commitment to service excellence by embodying Roosevelt's core values, mission, and vision in every aspect of the role working with students, faculty, staff, and visitors. A positive and professional demeanor is a must. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and Outlook. #CB

Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree preferred. MBTI and Strong Inventory certification strongly preferred. Familiarity with BANNER, Symplicity Career Development tool, Degree Works preferred.

Roosevelt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes women, LGBTQ, disabled, veterans, international and minority-classified individuals as applicants for all positions.

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